Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council gave former Chief Executive Harry Catherall a £130,000 pay-off when he ‘retired’ in April 2019.
The government has given the Council a grant of £56,788 to introduce 3 new bus routes for the Borough.
Figures reveal that the government provided 200,000 laptops to vulnerable children to help them access remote learning during the coronav
Labour’s Exec Member for Regeneration Cllr Phil Riley misled July’s Council Forum over Blackburn Bus Station.
Blackburn with Darwen Council are spending £64,000 paying for 1,120 taxi drivers to have polycarbonate screens fitted in their cars.
The Council have chosen to charge businesses the maximum possible amount to set up tables and chairs on the pavement.
Labour have spent £1.5m introducing new blue bins to increase recycling rates by reducing confusion.
By Mark Russell
The Council have acknowledged errors in its budgeting after forgetting to include demolition costs in the budget for a building project.
Cllr Vicky McGurk has made an embarrassing U-turn on her explanations about Labour’s overspending on the Newfield ASD project.